The '''Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station''' (CAES) is the Connecticut
state government's agricultural experiment station
, a state government component that engages in scientific research
and public outreach in agriculture
and related fields. It is the oldest Agricultural experiment station#US stations|state experiment station
in the United States, having been founded in 1875. Its official mission is to "develop, advance, and disseminate scientific knowledge, improve agricultural productivity and environmental quality, protect plants, and enhance human health and well-being through research for the benefit of Connecticut residents and the nation."
[[http://www.ct.gov/caes/site/default.asp Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station Home Page]]
The station operates a main research campus in New Haven, Connecticut|New Haven
, a research farm in Hamden, Connecticut|Hamden
, a satellite research facility and farm in...